Skill Certificate in Irrigation Construction and Installation

Division: Agriculture

Students completing this certificate will acquire skills in piping installation, equipment operation, cost estimating and plan interpretation.

Program Outcomes

  • Perform complete irrigation system installation from the pumping system to water discharge. 
  • Develop accurate cost estimates for both irrigation components and labor costs.   
  • Operate installation equipment such as tractors, backhoes, trenchers, graders and laser levels in a safe and efficient manner. 

Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following jobs: irrigation construction and installation industry.

AGTC 106Agriculture Welding3
AGTC 219AG Design and Fabrication3
AGTC 220Irrigation Wells and Pumps3
AGTC 225Outdoor Power Equipment Applic2
PLSI 108Water Management3
WEXP 193 FAgriculture Wrk Exp-1st Sem1-2

The Skill Certificate requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Agriculture Division Chair.